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Hall Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Coleorton, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7547 / 52°45'16"N

Longitude: -1.4303 / 1°25'49"W

OS Eastings: 438546

OS Northings: 317603

OS Grid: SK385176

Mapcode National: GBR 6H1.C60

Mapcode Global: WHDHT.0150

Entry Name: Hall Farmhouse

Listing Date: 24 November 1965

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073576

English Heritage Legacy ID: 187777

Location: Coleorton, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, LE67

County: Leicestershire

District: North West Leicestershire

Civil Parish: Coleorton

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Coleorton St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 31 NE COLEORTON ASHBY ROAD

3/9 Hall Farmhouse
24.11.65
II


Farmhouse, late C18. Brick with tiled roof. 3 storeys, 3 bays with
symmetrical facade. Central doorway with C19 porch. Sash windows with
brick heads. Stone string course above ground floor. 3 storey wing to
left, of one bay.
Sir George Beaumont lived here for a while during the rebuilding of the
hall. William and Dorothy Wordsworth were visitors here between 1806-8,
and Wordsworth wrote his sonnet on the conquest of Switzerland by Napoleon
here.
David Wilkie painted 'The Blind Fiddler' in the kitchen.


Listing NGR: SK3854617603

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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